Sandy Semeonoff plays mainly acoustic music from around the world and it’s a real mixed bag this week.
There’s music to mark the centenary of Alan Hovhaness, the unique American composer of Armenian and Scottish descent plusthree very different versions of a reggae classic.
The photo is from 1994 and is released by Delos Photo Archive. Amelia S. Haygood (left) is shown during a recording session at the Seattle Opera House accompanied by conductor Gerard Schwarz (center) and composer Alan Hovhaness (right). Haygood, a former clinical psychologist whose passion for classical music propelled her to found the now successful independent record label Delos in the 1970s, died on 19 March 2007 in her home at Santa Monica, California. She was 87. (AP Photo/Delos Photo Archive)
Planet Waves with Sandy Semeonoff, Tuesday 7.00-8.00pm. Repeat Wednesday 12 noon.